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Tourism Development Bank mooted
Tourism Development Bank mooted

08 Nov 2016

Windhoek – One of the main barriers to entering th...

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Phosphate mining gets green light
Phosphate mining gets green light

19 Oct 2016

A controversial offshore phosphate mining operation has been issu...

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Three boreholes drilled for trapped hippos, crocs
Three boreholes drilled for trapped hippos, crocs

18 Oct 2016

Windhoek As a mitigation measure, the Ministry of Enviro...

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Germany avails N$107 million for game parks
Germany avails N$107 million for game parks

07 Jul 2016

Khaudum Inhabitants of Ndiyona Constituency in Kavango E...

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Illegal sand miners to face music
Illegal sand miners to face music

07 Jul 2016

Windhoek Ever-escalating illegal sand mining operations ...

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Onthoornde renosterhorings gesteel
Onthoornde renosterhorings gesteel

13 Jun 2016

Dié bevestiging kom van genl.maj. James Tjivikua, adjun...

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Drought worsens human−wildlife conflict
Drought worsens human−wildlife conflict

31 May 2016

FOUR people have so far been killed by animals this year in growi...

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State lottery will help poverty eradication
State lottery will help poverty eradication

26 May 2016

by Dr Asoka Seneviratne  It ma...

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Ukwangali urged to coexist with elephants
Ukwangali urged to coexist with elephants

26 May 2016

By John Muyamba Mayara Th...

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Organisation of Kora was transparent - Shifeta
Organisation of Kora was transparent - Shifeta

26 May 2016

Windhoek Minister of Environment and Tourism Pohamba Shi...

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Hunter to shoot problematic Kavango elephants
Hunter to shoot problematic Kavango elephants

18 May 2016

Following several protests by residents of Kavango West Regi...

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No Environmental Clearance For Operation Omake
No Environmental Clearance For Operation Omake

27 Apr 2016

Months after the launch of ‘Operation Omake’, th...

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Elephants cause havoc at Elavi
Elephants cause havoc at Elavi

18 Apr 2016

Elavi Elephants caused havoc in the area of Elavi last w...

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Elephants wreak havoc in Kavango West
Elephants wreak havoc in Kavango West

14 Apr 2016

NKURENKURU - Political leaders in the Kavango West region ar...

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Tusks, rhino horns' stockpile worth billions
Tusks, rhino horns' stockpile worth billions

12 Apr 2016

NAMIBIA'S elephant tusks and rhino horns' stockpile ...

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Leeu by Hobatere geskiet
Leeu by Hobatere geskiet

11 Apr 2016

Francoise Steynberg - ’n Leeuwyfie, Meebelo (HPL-11), ...

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Poaching cost money
Poaching cost money

08 Apr 2016

Francoise Steynberg - Met altesaam 86 renosters wat verlede ...

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Locals take on EU over trophy ban plan
Locals take on EU over trophy ban plan

08 Apr 2016

Zambezi Regional Governor Lawrence Sampofu has called for su...

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Namibian Chamber of Environment launched
Namibian Chamber of Environment launched

07 Apr 2016

AN UMBRELLA association to raise funds for the environment s...

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Earth Bound VOL 2 ISSUE 5
Earth Bound VOL 2 ISSUE 5

07 Apr 2016

Every time I travel by road in the country, I cannot help bu...

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Earth Bound VOL2 ISSUE1 2015
Earth Bound VOL2 ISSUE1 2015

07 Apr 2016

Editor’s Note Welcome to the third edition of the of...

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Newsletter VOL1 ISSUE2
Newsletter VOL1 ISSUE2

07 Apr 2016

Editor’s Note Parting shot? Welcome to the last ed...

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Park squatters cost millions - MET
Park squatters cost millions - MET

05 Apr 2016

There will be no negotiations with illegal squatters who ref...

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Illegal park operators asked to leave
Illegal park operators asked to leave

31 Mar 2016

ILLEGAL small-time tour operators living in Namibia's na...

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Poaching an international concern - Shifeta
Poaching an international concern - Shifeta

24 Mar 2016

by Ndanki Kahiurika ENVIRONMENT and tourism minister Poh...

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Anti-poaching war to cost a billion
Anti-poaching war to cost a billion

04 Mar 2016

THE Ministry of Environment and Tourism projects to have spent ov...

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Environment is critical
Environment is critical

24 Feb 2016

There is a lack of awareness from Namibia’s decision m...

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Mapping water sources
Mapping water sources

24 Feb 2016

After inheriting land from his father 20 years ago, George K...

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Govt increases reward on rhino poaching
Govt increases reward on rhino poaching

24 Feb 2016

IN a desperate bid to track down elusive poachers, the Minis...

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Etosha Pan not for sale - MET
Etosha Pan not for sale - MET

17 Feb 2016

Windhoek The Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) h...

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Environmental defaulters served compliance orders
Environmental defaulters served compliance orders

11 Feb 2016

The Ministry of Environment and Tourism has this financial year i...

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Anti-poaching fight bogged down
Anti-poaching fight bogged down

02 Feb 2016

A fleet of grounded vehicles, vacant positions and a painful...

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Environmental compliance will be enforced
Environmental compliance will be enforced

02 Feb 2016

The Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta, an...

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Shifeta addresses EU on local conservation
Shifeta addresses EU on local conservation

02 Feb 2016

The Minister of Environment and Tourism Pohamba Shifeta, las...

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No more overnighting at Long Beach
No more overnighting at Long Beach

05 Jan 2016

Revellers who cannot be bothered to clean up after themselve...

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Namibia: Govt Won't Fund Kora Music Awards
Namibia: Govt Won't Fund Kora Music Awards

04 Jan 2016

By Ndapewoshali Shapwanale GOVERNMENT says not a cent wi...

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Namibia to tap into Green Climate Fund
Namibia to tap into Green Climate Fund

14 Jul 2015

According to the Ministry of Environment and Tourism Namibia will...

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Earth Bound VOL 2 ISSUE 4
Earth Bound VOL 2 ISSUE 4

07 Apr 2015

Editor's Note Namibia has declared war on poverty wi...

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More threats to water supply
More threats to water supply

24 Feb 2015

In four years, Namibia may find itself in an ‘absolute...

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Environment clears tobacco project
Environment clears tobacco project

11 Apr 2014

THE N$14 billion tobacco and maize project mooted for the Zambezi...

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Tourism Expo 2014
Tourism Expo 2014

24 Feb 2014

Director of Ceremonies Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry &n...

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The Ministry of Environment and Tourism
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism

23 Jun 2010

The Minister of Environment and Tourism Hon. Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitw...

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